Compilation error building kernel-

Jarod Wilson jarod at
Sun May 23 18:45:43 UTC 2010

On Sun, May 23, 2010 at 6:13 AM, Richard Zidlicky <rz at> wrote:
> On Thu, May 20, 2010 at 05:35:04PM -0700, JD wrote:
>> On x86 (32 bit) notebook:
>> After running make xconfig, and make all, I got this error:
> You need a completely different procedure to build fedora kernel packages.
> I found the description somewhat overcomplicated, if you just want to rebuild use
>  rpm -ihv kerne-package.src.rpm
>  rpmbuild -ba --target=`uname -m` ~/rpmbuild/SPECS/kernel.spec

If you *just* want to rebuild, 'rpmbuild --rebuild
kernel-package.src.rpm' is even simpler. You only need to install the
srpm bits if you're going to actually change something. It only gets
complex if you want to patch things, modify config options, etc.

Jarod Wilson
jarod at

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